Community Meeting Recap (28 June 2022)


  • Default images for Audio files without thumbnails [ref]
  • Added helpers for Playwright tests, making it much easier to add new tests [ref]
  • Fix for audio loading icon on single audio results page [ref]

In progress

We had a lot of issues almost at the finish line this week.

Needs review

  • Base class for Provider APIAPI An API or Application Programming Interface is a software intermediary that allows programs to interact with each other and share data in limited, clearly defined ways. scripts [ref]
  • Fix for jittery scroll when loading more results [ref]
  • Split the data refresh reindex into two jobs [ref]
  • Add a new task type for deleting indices [ref]
  • Include alt_files extension in filtering [ref]
  • Read index names from environment variables [ref]
  • All Content page purpose design work [ref]


Finally, new high-priority issues to address this week were presented [ref], discussed and (self/re)assigned. A batch of data cleaning is in the plan, alongside many improvements to the OpenverseOpenverse Openverse is a search engine for openly-licensed media, including photos, audio, and video. Openverse is also the name for the collection of related code repositories that make up the project. find Openverse at infrastructure. Issue priorities were assessed and adjusted [ref] [ref].

There was also some discussion about bitrate calculation for the Audio milestone, and the possibility of using the crawler [ref].